DaLene Forester PhD



DaLene Forester PhD has been a Licensed Therapist since 1993. She maintains a private practice specializing in the treatment of PTSD, Eating Disorders and Anxiety Disorders. Dr. Forester is an EMDRIA Approved Consultant, EMDR Therapy Trainer and a Past-President of the EMDR International Association (2016). She has served on the EMDRIA Board of Directors and Standards and Training Committee. In 2007 Dr. Forester founded the Advanced Education Institute where she loves to provide interactive clinical trainings to Mental Health professionals in EMDR Therapy, Clinical Supervision, Clinical Treatment of Eating Disorders and more.  Dr. Forester has presented professionally at the AAMFT, EMDRIA, EMDR Canada, and Western Psychological Association (WPA) Conferences. She has two chapters published in EMDR Solutions II, R Shapiro (ed.), W.W. Norton & Company, 2009 and one chapter published in Trauma-Informed Approaches to Eating Disorders, A. Seubert and P. Virdi (ed.) Springer Publishing Company, LLC, 2019.